Bug 133837 - RFE: Upstream version of tvtime: 0.9.13
Summary: RFE: Upstream version of tvtime: 0.9.13
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Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: tvtime   
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Version: rawhide
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Ngo Than
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Keywords: FutureFeature
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Reported: 2004-09-27 20:21 UTC by Zuirdj
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:10 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-09-29 19:27:17 UTC
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Description Zuirdj 2004-09-27 20:21:20 UTC
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Description of problem:
Rawhide version is 0.9.12 (Fri Nov 21 23:29:32 AST 2003) + minor
enhancemets (0.9.12-10) . Version 0.9.13 was released on Sat Sep 25
13:51:13 EDT 2004 and fixes many bugs, including adding support for
PAL-DK users who use the cx88 driver.


- German translation of man pages.
- Added code to set the XMLTV language using the command
- Mute the mixer device on exit to work around noisy capture cards.
- Save mute state across tvtime sessions.
- Added code for toggling the XMLTV language using the command
TOGGLE_XMLTV_LANGUAGE.  Thanks to Ingo van Lil for the patch.
- Support toggling PAL- DK/PAL- BG audio mode as a global setting, and
added per- channel support for overriding this setting.  This should
solve problems for cx88 users where the driver cannot identify the
audio signal.
- Added an option for making screenshots "quiet", where they will not
announce themselves on the OSD.
- Added a compatibility layer for xawtv- remote and the corresponding
_XAWTV_REMOTE window property.
- Added support for the _XAWTV_STATION window property, which
announces which channel we are set to.
- Save always- on- top state across shutdown of tvtime.
- Replaced the OutputHeight configuration with window geometry support
using the - - geometry command line option.
- Removed the tvtime console, it was not really useful and confusing
users when it popped up.
- Removed support for configurable "modes", which were used for having
things like a special fullscreen mode with a different deinterlacer. 
The feature was too complicated to be usable and cluttered the code,
and not appropriate for our 1.0 release.
- Show the title of the current show from the XMLTV information in the
window title bar if available.
- Show the channel number in the window title bar if available.
- Added code for reading localized descriptions from the XMLTV file. 
Thanks to Ingo van Lil for the patch.
- Fixed an insanely bad race condition in the not- using- RTC code. 
This should solve some weird, inexplicable hangs.  Thanks to Roman
Glebov for his help debugging this.
- Add Dirk Ziegelmeier's gcc ports of the greedyh and tomsmocomp
deinterlacers.  Removed the now unnecessary wine loader code and the
DLLs from the build.
- Always keep the mixer device open to work around a weird problem
with the ALSA emulation where it only maintains volume state during an
open and not across sessions.
- Added a setting called 'audio boost' to control the volume we set on
the capture card itself.
- Return the magic number 3 when tvtime exits from a SLEEP command. 
Useful for writing scripts that do something after tvtime quits from
sleep mode.
- We now set the aspect ratio hints based on the matte setting.
- Fixed a nasty segfault when the capture card driver errors out on
the first few frames.
- We now always mute the sound card on channel change to protect
against all of the broken drivers.
- Removed MPEG2 support which did not work anyway.
- Removed SDL, MGA, and DirectFB output drivers, since they are
unmaintained and all have various problems.  Removed the command line
parameters for selecting an output driver as well.

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Comment 1 Ngo Than 2004-09-29 19:27:17 UTC
i have built tvtime-0.9.13 in fc3 tree. it will show up in rawhide soon

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